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Ida Borg

About me

I am a researcher at Department of Human Geography, Stockholm University, currently working in the following projects;

My research interests are housing, welfare states and poverty. I mostly employ quantitative methods in my research.

Teaching

Population, Environment and Landscape Change, 7.5 HECs

Housing, Segregation and Moves 7.5 HECs

Social Science Methods and Research Design in Human Geography, 7.5 HECs

Bachelor´s Thesis in Human Geography, 15 HECs

Applications in Human Geography, 30 HECs (Course responsibility; 7,5 HECs)

GIS and Spatial Analysis I, 7.5 HECs

Geographical Information Analysis I, 7.5 HECs

Geographical Information Analysis II, 7.5 HECs

Social Science Methods and Research Design in Urban and Regional Planning, 7.5 HECs

Bachelor´s Thesis in Urban and Regional Planning, 15 HECs

Intelligence Analysis for Policy and Business with specialization for Human Geography (not given any longer).

Urban and Regional Planning II, Scientific Approaches, Sources and Methods

Urban and Regional Planning III, Social Science Theory and Method – Focus Planning

Theory and Method in Globalization, Environment and Social Change, 15 HECs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graduate level:

  • Segregation Neighborhood Effects and Housing Planning
  • Advanced Methods in Human Geography and Urban and Regional Planning 15 HECs
  • Guest lecturer at The Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS) Master´s Programme in Computational Social Science course:  Inequality and Segregation: Theory and Measurement 7,5 HECs (lecture and seminar three years in a row).
  • Supervisor of Master Thesises

 

Research

Publications

Peer-reviewed articles

Borg, I., Kawalerowicz, J., & Andersson, E. K. (2022). Socio-spatial stratification of housing tenure trajectories in Sweden – A longitudinal cohort study. Advances in Life Course Research, 52, 100467. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.alcr.2022.100467

Borg I. (2018). Universalism lost? The magnitude and spatial pattern of residualisation in the public housing sector in Sweden 1993-2012. Journal of Housing and The Built Environment, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10901-018-09638-8

Ida Borg & Maria Brandén (2018) Do high levels of home-ownership create unemployment? Introducing the missing link between housing tenure and unemployment, Housing Studies, 33:4, 501 524, DOI: 10.1080/02673037.2017.1358808

Borg, I. (2015) Housing Deprivation in Europe: On the Role of Rental Tenure Types. Housing, Theory and Society, 32(1), pp 73-93

Book chapters

Borg I. and Guio, A.-C. (2021), “Improving our knowledge of housing conditions at EU level”, in Guio, A.-C., Marlier, E. and Nolan B. (eds), Improving the understanding of poverty and social exclusion in Europe. Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, Chapter 12. Link to fulltext

Fritzell, J., Hertzman, J., Bäckman, O., Borg, I., Ferrarini, T., Nelson, K. (2014) ‘Sweden: Increasing Income Inequalities and Changing Social Relations’, in Nolan, B., Salverda, W., Checchi, D., Marx, I., McKnight, A., György Tóth, I., van de Werfhorst, H. (eds.) Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries. Thirty Countries' Experiences. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Books

Borg, I. (2018). Housing, poverty and the welfare state. Spatial distribution of tenure types and its effects on housing deprivation, unemployment and residualisation (PhD dissertation). Department of Human Geography, Stockholm University, Stockholm.

Reports

Fritzell Johan, Bacchus Hertzmann Jennie, Bäckman Olof, Borg Ida, Ferrarini Tommy, Nelson Kenneth (2014). Country Report on Growing Inequality and its Impacts in Sweden. GINI: Growing Inequalities Impact, Amsterdam http://www.gini-research.org/articles/cr-sweden

Stenberg S-Å, Kjellbom P, Borg I, Sonmark K (2011). Varför vräks barn fortfarande? [Why are children still evicted?] Report for Ministry of Health and Social Affairs Dnr S2010/4139/FST

Media and other press

Kihlanki, H and Borg, I. (2016) Verkliga röster i debatten om svarthandel med hyreskontrakt – att tala med och inte om köpare [Real voices in the debate on black market rental contracts. To talk with and not about the buyers] PLAN, no 2, pp 44-47

Borg, I (2013). Bostadspolitiken och hyressektorn i Europa. Fronesis nr 42-43 Stockholm: Tidskriftsföreningen Fronesis

Stenberg, S.-Å., Kjellbom, P., Borg, I. & Sonmark, K. (2012). Nu är det 2012 och barn vräks fortfarande: i DN-debatt 2012-01-02. Dagens Nyheter.

Stenberg, S.-Å., Kjellbom, P., Borg, I. & Sonmark, K. (2011). Mer prat än verkstad från regeringen om vräkta barn: i DN Debatt 2011-12-24. Dagens Nyheter.

Conferences and presentations

Population Association of America, PAA. Presenting paper: Socio-spatial stratification of housing tenure trajectories in Sweden – A longitudinal cohort study. Digital presentation, April 2022

European Network for Housing Research, ENHR. Presenting paper: The political determinants of housing benefits. Digital presentation, September 2021

Collaborative housing research seminar (Forum för bostadsforskning, FBS). Presenting paper: Housing tenure trajectories in Sweden. Digital presentation, March 2021.

European Network for Housing Research, ENHR. Presenting paper: Housing tenure trajectories in Sweden. Athens, Greece 27-30th of August 2019

European Network for Housing Research, ENHR. Presenting paper: Improving our knowledge of housing conditions at EU-level. Uppsala, Sweden 26-29th of June 2018

Net-SILC3 Conference and Workshop. International Conference on “Comparative EU Statistics on Income and Living Conditions”. Presenting paper: Improving our knowledge of housing conditions at EU-level. in Athens, Greece 18-20 April 2018.

European Network for Housing Research, ENHR. Presenting paper: Residualisation of public housing in Sweden. Tirana, Albania, September 4-6 2017

Nordic Geographers Meeting (NGM) Organized session H3 "Housing market change and housing construction in the 21st century: Segregation, inequality, public housing, marketization, gentrification". Stockholm, June 2017. Presented paper: Residualisation of public housing in Sweden in the same session.

European Network for Housing Research, ENHR. Presenting paper: Labour market matching and home-owning sector size. Lisbon, Portugal June 29 -July 2, 2015.

American Association of Geographers, AAG conference. Presenting paper: Worker mobility and the housing market: New approaches to the size of the rental and owner-occupied sectors and its consequences for labor. Chicago, USA April 21 -25 2015

Conference and seminar organizing:

Collaborative housing research seminar (Forum för bostadsforskning, FBS). Organizing digital seminar on “Sharing economy and housing” in September 2021, Stockholm.

Collaborative housing research seminar (Forum för bostadsforskning, FBS). Organizing (and participating in) digital seminar on “The role of the rental sector” in March 2021, Stockholm.

Collaborative housing research seminar (Forum för bostadsforskning, FBS). Organizing digital seminar on “Creative tenure types” in September 2020, Stockholm.

Nordic Geographers Meeting (NGM) Organized session H3 "Housing market change and housing construction in the 21st century: Segregation, inequality, public housing, marketization, gentrification". Together with Professor Eva Andersson, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2017